Voter registration deadline Oct. 7 for upcoming elections

Elections are being held in 75 of Michigan’s 83 counties on November 5, and Michigan residents only have until Monday October 7, to register.

To register, potential voters must be at least 18-years-old by Election Day, be a U.S. citizen and a resident of Michigan, as well as live in the city or township in which they wish to vote in.

Voters may register by mail, by stopping by the city or township clerk’s office, or by visiting any Secretary of State office.